Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'John Edwards'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, 2006, p.29 with colour photo, Reg. No. 2669. A chance seedling that first flowered in 1975. Originated by John K. Edwards, Pensacola, Fla., USA. The 15 cm dark red semi-double flower has gold anthers and gold filaments. Heavy petal texture. Plant is upright and spreading with average growth rate. Flowers mid-season to late. American Camellia Yearbook, 2006, p.58 with colour photo. Dark green leaves are 8.2 cm x 5 cm.